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  • Published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009.
  • Year Published: 2009
  • Description: xviii, 347 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 9780618792245
  • 0618792244

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The Best American short stories, 2009 : selected from U.S. and Canadian magazines

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Call number: 808.83 Be

Available Copies: Downtown 2nd Floor

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Introduction / -- Idiot President / -- Yurt / -- Rubiaux rising / -- Beyond the pale / -- A shadow table / -- NowTrends / -- Farms / -- Sagittarius / -- Hurricanes anonymous / -- Anniversary trip / -- A man like him / -- Briefcase / -- Magic words / -- One dog year / -- Modulation / -- Them old cowboy songs / -- Into the gorge / -- Ostracon / -- Peripatetic coffin / -- Muzungu /

Edited by critically acclaimed, best-selling author Alice Sebold, the stories in this year's collection serve as a provacative literary "antenna for what is going on in the world" ("Chicago Tribune)." The collection boasts great variety from "famous to first-timers, sifted from major magazines and little reviews, grand and little worlds" ("St. Louis Post-Dispatch)," ensuring yet another rewarding, eduring edition of the oldest and best-selling Best American.

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